How Can Players Make a World Seem Real? #RPGaDay2018

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How Can Players Make a World Seem Real?   I think the answer to the question of how can players make a world seem real starts with player buy-in. When we run games we often hear about gamemasters needing to create player buy-in for the players. But today we will chat about the fact that buy-in … Continue reading How Can Players Make a World Seem Real? #RPGaDay2018

Favourite Recurring NPC? #RPGaDay2018 Day 5

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 Favorite Recurring NPC? When I run games I love to build a stable of  NPC's for my players to interact with. That said, it is interesting I a hard time deciding who my favorite recurring NPC currently is in my game. In this campaign, I have several recurring NPC's giving me a cast of characters and … Continue reading Favourite Recurring NPC? #RPGaDay2018 Day 5

#RPGaDay2018 Most Memorable NPC?

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  #RPGaDay2018 Most Memorable NPC?   So far so good, we are heading into day four strong. Let's tackle today's question. Most Memorable NPC? Wow, I have a few so I think I am going to instead tell you about Two of them. Ironically both of these NPCs never saw as much table time as … Continue reading #RPGaDay2018 Most Memorable NPC?

What gives a game staying power? #RPGaDay2018

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#RPGaDay2018 What gives a game staying power? I like this question because in games I both play and run this is actually important to me. So let's take a few minutes and talk about a couple of things that make us excited to keep playing a game week after week.   Level Advancement I think when games have … Continue reading What gives a game staying power? #RPGaDay2018

What do you look for in an RPG? #RPGaDay2018

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Day Two's #RPGaDay2018 question, What do you look for in an RPG? When it comes to RPGs these days there are a few things that I look for.     There are three things I consider when it comes to looking at a new PRG. Now please understand none of this will keep me from … Continue reading What do you look for in an RPG? #RPGaDay2018

What do You Love About role-playing games?

I see this year #RPGaDay2018 questions are starting off strong. So,”What do you love about role-playing games?” Well, honestly there's a lot to love about role-playing games. When you get right down to it we are part of a  hobby that in some ways centuries old if not far older. Consider that Merlin, or Jason … Continue reading What do You Love About role-playing games?

#RPGaDay Announcement

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Last year I had said that I was unsure if I was going to continue with #RPGaDay in the future. I had concerns that the questions were no longer as good as they once had been. My other concern in years past has been writers burn-out. Thirty-one blogs in a month is a tall order … Continue reading #RPGaDay Announcement